The Conway Senior Citizens Center’s 31st annual Pancake Breakfast, Silent Auction, Craft Sale and Bake Sale will be held from 7 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 3, at the center, located at 1620 Donaghey Ave.
Debra Robinson, executive director of the Senior Programs in Faulkner County, said the menu will include: all you can eat pancakes, sausage, juice, coffee and milk. Last year, more than 2,000 pancakes were served. For the past three years, IHOP has donated the pancake batter and will again this year,
The craft sale will be held in the north room of the center, separate from the breakfast area. It will feature more items than previous events. The popular Sweet Shoppe features pies, cakes, breads, cookies and candies made by local cooks.
Items up for bid in the silent auction include: Branson show tickets, tickets to the Great Passion Play in Eureka Springs, Premier Jewelry, Avon jewelry, autographed basketball by Corliss Williamson, tickets to Oakridge Boys and Pat Boone at the Reynolds Performance Hall, antique items, lots of gift baskets, beautifully decorated Christmas Tree, Razorback gift basket with Frank Broyles autograph, a one-hour massage and a three-month membership to Conway Regional Health and Fitness Center, gift certificates to many Conway restaurants and more.
The pancake breakfast and craft sale is the center’s biggest fund-raiser of the year. It allows the general public to support the six Senior Centers in the County which makes available a wide variety of services. All profits will be used for this purpose. The Senior Citizens Center is a United Way Agency.
Tickets for the event are now available at the Conway Senior Center, from center board members and from senior citizen participants. Tickets are $6 for adults and $3 for children 12 and under. Tickets may also be purchased at the door. Carry-out meals will be available.
For more information, call 327-2895.